Southwestern Christian College

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School Overview

Southwestern Christian College (also known as SWCC) was established as a African American college but accepts students of any race. SWCC is located in Terrell, Texas, thirty miles east of Dallas. SWCC is run by the Churches of Christ.

Southwestern Christian College’s offers both associates and bachelors degrees. SWCC also offers an alternative two-year study program in most disciplines, except ministry. The school launched its first bachelor degree programs in the early 1980’s and has added several new programs over the last 30 years. Recently SWCC has expanded their offering to include online degree programs.

Most graduates either receive an Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, or Bachelor of Science degree.

General Information

Admission Office
Box 10
Terrell, TX 75160
(972) 524-3341
Fax: (972) 563-7133

Contact: Ramon Hodridge
Director of Admissions
Main Address
PO Box 10
Terrell, TX 75160
(972) 524-3341
www.swcc.edu
Size
Total undergrads: 202
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 82
Degree-seeking undergrads: 202

Setting
Rural setting
Large town (10,000 – 49,999)
Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $20

Online application fee: $20
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: Not reported

Open admission

Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate Attendance Status

Undergraduate Student Gender

Undergraduate Student Age

Undergraduate Student Residence

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Retention and Graduation Rates

Retention Rates for First-Time Students Pursuing Bachelor’s Degrees

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $6,185 $6,185 $6,185 $6,185 0.00%
Books and Supplies $630 $630 $900 $900 0.00%
Living Arrangement – On Campus
Room and Board $3,813 $3,813 $4,325 $4,325 0.00%
Other $1,410 $1,410 $1,410 $1,410 0.00%
Living Arrangement – Off Campus
Room and Board $3,628 $3,628 $3,809 $3,809 0.00%
Other $2,000 $2,000 $2,000 $2,000 0.00%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
In-state On Campus $12,038 $12,038 $12,820 $12,820 0.00%
In-state Off Campus $12,443 $12,443 $12,894 $12,894 0.00%
In-state with Family $6,815 $6,815 $7,085 $7,085 0.00%

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 60 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 60 100% $461,530 $7,692
• Federal grants 40 67% $221,025 $5,526
• Pell grants 40 67% $149,720 $3,743
• Other federal grants 40 67% $71,305 $1,783
Local and state government scholarships or grantss 16 27% $59,541 $3,721
Institutional scholarships or grants 30 50% $180,964 $6,032
Student loan financial aid 34 57% $113,305 $3,333
• Federal student loans 34 57% $113,305 $3,333
• Other student loans 0 0% $0

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS Doctor AA/AS CERT
Grand Total of All Programs 3 30
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 30
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies 30
Theology and Religious Vocations 3
Bible/biblical Studies 3
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.


Undergraduate Majors

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Bible Studies A,B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Southwestern Christian College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:
Website:www.swcc.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.swcc.edu/onlineapplication.htm
Address:200 Bowser Circle, Terrell, TX 75160-4812
Setting:32
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:147
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:
Distance Learning Students*:147 (100% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Associates, Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$8,136
Out-of-state Tuition:$8,136
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:89%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,117

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Southwestern Christian College Programs

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Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Theology and Religious Vocations1
Grand total11

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Southwestern Christian College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$8,136
Out-of-state$8,136
Books and supplies$1,050

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid5089%
Grant or scholarship aid5089%$5,117
Student loan aid2443%$2,665

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid12986%$6,771
Federal student loans5637%$2,589

Admissions & Enrollment

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Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Southwestern Christian College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment147
Undergraduate enrollment147
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Southwestern Christian College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

    *General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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